Conferences

Each year, Ventspils University College organises scientific conferences and seminars.

At the end of the academic year, the Students’ Scientific Conference in Economy, Translation and Technology is held in Ventspils University College since 2003. In this conference, the students inform their colleagues about scientific research accomplishments in the fields of economy, translation and technologies.

The Christmas Conference of Ventspils University College is held each year before Christmas, when Ventspils University College, its lecturers and researchers reflect upon what has been done during the year.

At the end of April, lecturers and doctoral students as well as international partners take part in the international conference which is organised by Ventspils University College in cooperation with BA School of Business and Finance and Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration.

At the same time, there are various conferences and seminars within the framework of different projects that are carried out by VUC.

Conferences

2017
April  7-8

Ventspils University College

Department of Translation Studies

and

Liepāja University

Department of Humanities and Arts

invites you to participate in the 4th international young linguist conference

„VIA SCIENTIARUM”

7-8 April 2017

Liepāja, Latvia

More Information and Registration form: EnglishGerman and Russian.
June  29-30

5th International Conference

“Entrepreneurship, Innovation and

Regional Development – EIRD 2017″

Smart Growth of the Local Community in the Global World

June 29-30, 2017

Conference is organized by universities and business schools from 3 Baltic countries: Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, RISEBA University of Business, Arts and Technology and Ventspils University College (Latvia), University of Tartu and Tallinn University of Technology (Estonia), Kaunas University of Technology and ISM University of Management and Economics (Lithuania). EIRD 2017 conference is hosted by Ventspils University College in Ventspils, Latvia and is co-organised with the European Council for Small Business and Entrepreneurship (ECSB). (www.ecsb.org).

Considering the large amount of tourists in Ventspils at summer,please, make reservations of hotels as soon as possible. We offer guaranteed reservation of single and double rooms for better price in hotel “Dzintarjura” (http://www.dzintarjura.lv/en/about-us.html).

The reservation can be made by e-mail “dzintarjura@gmail.com” and the key word “EIRD 2017″ should be mentioned. The deadline for guaranteed reservation is 29.05.2017 and the number of rooms is limited.

Call for abstracts, Second call for abstracts, Third call for abstractsRegistration form, Programme.

August  23-24

“Baltic Applied Astroinformatics and Space data Processing” (BAASP 2017)

BAASP 2017 – 5th International Scientific Conference

23 – 24 August 2017, Ventspils, Latvia

More Information

Registration form

 

September  14 – 15

FIRST INTERNATIONAL INTERNATIONAL INTERDISCIPLINARY CONFERENCE

“BRIDGING LANGUAGES AND CULTURES”

Organised by The Translation Studies Faculty of Ventspils University, Latvia.

The conference participants will be addressed by distinguished keynote speakers

Prof. Mona Baker (The University of Manchester),

Prof. Ulrike Haß (University of Duisburg-Essen)

Prof. Larisa Schippel (University of Vienna)

followed by conference sections bringing together researchers in

linguistics, translation, interpreting, and intercultural studies.

The conference languages are English and German.

E-mail for correspondence and inquiries: BLC@venta.lv

Important dates:

  • March 1, 2017 – Application deadline (find the application form in attachment)
  • April 1, 2017 – Notification of acceptance (info about payment account details)
  • April 15, 2017 – Transfer of conference fee of Early birds 65 EUR
  • June 1, 2017 – Transfer of conference fee of participants (with reports) 90 EUR; participants (without reports) 50EUR;
  • September 14-15, 2017 – Conference

More Information and Registration form: English, German (registration form).

2015
September  17 – 18

INTERNATIONAL SCIENTIFIC CONFERENCE “INNOVATION AND SMART ENTREPRENEURSHIP” VENTSPILS UNIVERSITY COLLEGE, VENTSPILS, LATVIA

More Information

Registration form

Conference Programme

August  20 – 21

“Baltic Applied Astroinformatics and Space data Processing”

BAASP 2015 – 4th International Scientific Conference

20 – 21 August, 2015, Ventspils, Latvia

More Information

Registration form

August  19 – 21

45th Young European Radio Astronomers Conference 2015

(YERAC 2015)

August 19-21, 2015 Ventspils, Latvia

http://yerac2015.venta.lv/

More information

2014

April 24–25 RISEBA 7th Annual International Scientific Conference BUSINESS AND UNCERTAINTY: CHALLENGES FOR EMERGING MARKETS        Organised by BA School of Business and Finance, Ventspils University College and Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration.

2013

April 25–27 BA School of Business and Finance 6th International Scientific Conference New Business Solutions for Emerging Future        Organised by BA School of Business and Finance, Ventspils University College and Riga International School of Economics and Business Administration. Click here for more information!
May 9 Conference International Experience in Technology Transfer: What Can We Learn?        Organised by the Embassy of the State of Israel in Latvia and Lithuania in cooperation with Centre for Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Regional Development of Ventspils University College, Ventspils High Technology Park and Technology Transfer Centre of Kurzeme.
May 10 The Annual Student’s Scientific Conference of Ventspils University College in Economy, Translation and Technology.
May 15 Conference The Shadow Economy in Latvia        Organised by the Latvian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in cooperation with the Centre for Sustainable Business of the Stockholm School of Economics in Riga, Ministry of Finance of the Republic of Latvia and Centre for Entrepreneurship, Innovation, and Regional Development of Ventspils University College.
May 15-16 2nd International Scientific Conference Baltic Applied Astroinformatics and Space data Processing (BAASP 2013).
July 15–16 International Conference Entrepreneurship And Innovation As Key Drivers of Regional Development (CEIRD 2013).
September 20 Conference of the Project Smart Metering.
December 5 Final Conference of Pure Biomass.

2012

April 26–27

5th International Scientific Conference Information Society and Modern Business.
May 7-8 1st International Scientific Conference Baltic Applied Astroinformatics and Space data Processing (BAASP 2012).
August 13-15 Ventspils International Radioastronomy Conference Advances in Radioastronomy of Near-Earth Environment.
November 1 Conference Towards Better Integration of Entrepreneurship Research and Education in Latvia.
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